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Thousands of undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children are immediately eligible to apply for an Obama-era program that grants them work permits, a federal judge in New York ruled.
Key figures selected by the president-elect have worked for major tech firms, managed Persian Gulf state money or helped companies do business overseas.
The rejections came even as the president-elect’s advisers spent much of this week meeting with officials at the Office of the Director of National Intelligence and the CIA, which are independent of the Defense Department.
Two of the biggest defeats took place in Arizona and Nevada, where judges tossed full-scale challenges to the states’ election results.
A Costco Wholesale warehouse on Nov. 24, in Fremont, Calif. (EPA-EFE/Shutterstock)
The situation in the country’s most populous state highlights the difficulty of controlling the course of the pandemic even in a place where there has been significant political will to enact public health measures.
CVS and Walgreens are the linchpins in a plan to vaccinate millions of nursing home residents in 50,000 settings across the country.
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The conflict over the long-delayed deal stands as an early test of Joe Biden’s incoming administration, as it attempts to manage multiple crises and entrenched partisan gridlock.
Campaign volunteers for Joe Biden, Josephine Hamilton Perry, left, and John West, hold vote signs next to a Breonna Taylor mural as Jim Livesy takes a photo on Nov. 1. (Joshua Lott/The Post)
Kentucky’s Prosecutors Advisory Council denied a request from Taylor's mother, Tamika Palmer, to replace state Attorney General Daniel Cameron with a new prosecutor to pursue charges.
The Treasury Department has no immediate plans to compel the Chinese owner of the popular video app to sell its U.S. business.
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Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), left, and Joe Biden talk before a Democratic presidential primary debate in February. (AP)
The package leaves out some priorities among liberals such as another round of $1,200 stimulus payments.
The campaign and its affiliated committees continued a pattern of self-enrichment in which President Trump has converted $6.7 million from campaign donors into revenue for his businesses since taking office, new filings show.
The transition team is working to set goals and identify leaders for the weather, climate and oceans agency.
Even with a U.N. pact, desperately needed humanitarian aid has yet to enter the embattled Tigray region.
Priority will go to people over 80 years old and to nursing home caregivers, and demand could quickly outstrip supply in the early months, public health officials cautioned. 
Indian farmers wait for the outcome of a meeting with the government at the protest site on a highway at the Delhi-Haryana state border in India. (Manish Swarup/AP)
Farmers have blocked roads into Delhi to protest moves to deregulate the agricultural sector.
Lower court judges who have addressed the issue said the purpose of Medicaid was to provide the needy with health benefits, not to shed those eligible for its help.
The tiger attacked Candy Couser, who has volunteered at Big Cat Rescue for five years, when she reached into the cage to unclip a gate.
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Some areas west of Interstate 95 could see double-digit snowfall totals and power outages.
"My mother left her guard down for one moment — one moment. And in that swift moment, my entire family was affected," the nurse told CNN.
Two men, a soldier with deep Special Forces experience and an Army veteran, were found dead on a training area at the base in North Carolina — and officials are offering few details on what occurred.
Bradley Beal welcomed a new backcourt mate into the fold Friday. (Katherine Frey/The Post)
Bradley Beal, the longest tenured Wizard, discussed saying goodbye to his longtime partner John Wall and welcoming the former MVP to Washington.
The team's revamped offensive line has held up amid changes. But it will face a tough test Monday in the stout Pittsburgh Steelers defense.
A year after finishing No. 19 in the country in total offense, the struggles under center have led to an offense ranked 117th nationally with just 310 yards per game.
The two-time World Cup defender was traded to the Spirit from the Utah Royals.
The starter opted out of the 2020 season for health reasons. In the time off, he discovered the importance of his platform as a pro athlete.